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Barbara Hiller Weathers

Barbara Hiller Weathers was American librarian.

Background

  • Weathers, Barbara Hiller was born on July 23, 1942 in Mineola, New York, United States. Daughter of Raymond Archer and Marie (Toomey) Hiller.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical, 1965. Master of Arts in Secondary Education, University Houston, 1982. Postgraduate, Cambridge University, 1986.

    Career

    • Research assistant University Houston, 1968-1970. Library Queen of Peace School, 1976-1983. Upper school library Duchesne Academy, 1983—2010.

      Summer adjunct professor University Houston, 1988—2003. Consultant Villa de Matel, Houston, 1990. Appointed advisory committee school library standards project Texas State Library., 1996—1998.

      Member committee reviewing library standards Texas Catholic Conference Education Conference, 2006—2008. Member library board Greenwood Press. Manuscript reviewer in field.

      Presenter in field.

    Works

    • Editorial chair Catholic Library. World, 1992-1995. Contributor articles to professional journals.

      Member editorial board: Teacher Librarian, since 2000.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Houston Museum Fine Arts, since 1983. Volunteer East End Progress Association, 1985—1986. Member executive board Cossaboom Young Men’s Christian Association, 1987—1992.

    Member of American Association School Libraries (executive board 1994—2001, chair governance task force 1995-1996), Indiana School Libraries, Greater Houston Area Reading Council, International Reading Association, Catholic Library. Association (executive board 1989-1995, member finance committee 2003-2005, Library. of the Year 1989), American Library. Association (committee member), Texas Library.

    Association (chair private school committee 2001-2008, committee for reviewing standards 2006).

    Personality

    Interests

    Exercise, movies, art.

    Connections

    • Married Lloyd Ray Weathers, August 24, 1963. Children: Jon, Elizabeth.
    • father: Raymond Archer Hiller
    • mother: Marie (Toomey) Hiller
    • spouse: Lloyd Ray Weathers
    • children: Jon Weathers
    • Elizabeth Weathers
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    Born July 23, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1965
      Texas Agricultural and Mechanical
    • 1982
      University Houston
    • 1986
      Cambridge University
    • 1968 - 1970
      Research assistant, University Houston
    • 1976 - 1983
      library Queen of Peace School
    • 1983 - 2010
      upper school library Duchesne Academy